Nissan Maxima Owners Manual: Front power seat adjustment
- The power seat motor has an auto-reset overload protection circuit. If the motor stops during operation, wait 30 seconds then reactivate the switch.
- Do not operate the power seat switch for a
long period of time when the engine is off.
This will discharge the battery.
For additional information, refer to "Automatic drive positioner" in the "Pre-driving checks and adjustments" section of this manual.
Forward and backward
Moving the switch forward or backward will slide the seat forward or backward to the desired position.
Move the recline switch backward until the desired angle is obtained. To bring the seatback forward again, move the switch forward and move your body forward. The seatback will move forward.
The reclining feature allows adjustment of the seatback for occupants of different sizes for added comfort and to help obtain proper seat belt fit. For additional information, refer to "Precautions on seat belt usage" in this section. Also, the seatback can be reclined to allow occupants to rest when the vehicle is stopped and the shift lever is in P (Park).
Seat lifter (driver's seat)
Push the front or rear end of the switch up or down to adjust the angle and height of the seat cushion.
Lumbar support (if so equipped for driver's seat)
The lumbar support feature provides adjustable lower back support to the driver. Push the front or back end of the switch to adjust the seat lumbar area.
Thigh extension (if so equipped for driver's seat)
Pull up and hold the lever to extend the front portion to the desired position.